The Butterfly Effect frontman Clint Boge has announced he is quitting the band to pursue other ‘musical interests’. The announcement was made today via the band’s Facebook and they also announced on their last tour with the singer, dubbed the ‘Effected’ tour, which will run throughout April, May and June.
In a recent interview with spa, Boge stated that there ‘had been tensions within the band he had wanted to return to the band’s heavier, early sound but found opposition within the band’.
Statement From The Butterfly Effect
The Butterfly Effect wish to inform their fans and media that singer Clint Boge is officially leaving the band to pursue other musical interests. The remaining members of the band, Ben Hall, Kurt Goedhart and Glenn Esmond will continue to work together and will announce their intentions in the not too distant future.
Clint’s departure is an amicable one and the band are giving fans a chance to see them perform together for the last time on the club circuit by announcing the “EFFECTED” national tour starting late April 2012. To celebrate 10 years of recordings, The Butterfly Effect is releasing an “EFFECTED” compilation CD of their best work in April and signed copies will be available at shows on the tour.
Tickets go on sale as from February 13 with details available shortly.
The Butterfly Effect ‘Effected’ Tour 2012
Friday 27 April – Andergrove Tavern, Mackay
Saturday 28 April – The Venue, Townsville
Sunday 29 April – Brothers Leagues Club, Cairns
Wednesday 2 May – The Great Northern, Byron Bay
Thursday 3 May – The Arena, Brisbane
Friday 4 May – Coolangatta Hotel, Gold Coast
Saturday 5 May – Kings Beach Tavern, Sunshine Coast
Wednesday 9 May – The Plantation, Coffs Harbour
Thursday 10 May – Panthers Leagues Club, Newcastle
Friday 11 May -UNSW Roundhouse, Sydney
Saturday 12 May – Waves, Wollongong
Wednesday 16 May – UCU Bar, Canberra
Friday 18 May – Bended Elbow, Geelong
Saturday 19 May – Inferno, Traralgon
Sunday 20 May – Pier Live, Frankston
Tuesday 22 May – Hotel New York, Launceston
Wednesday 23 May – Wrest Point Casino, Hobart
Friday 25 May – Palace Theatre (Bourke St), Melbourne
Saturday 26 May – The Bridgeway Hotel, Adelaide
Sunday 27 May – HQ, Adelaide
Saturday 2 June – Prince Of Wales, Bunbury
Sunday 3 June – Metro City, Perth